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FairTest's event to honor Nancy Carlsson-Paige & Lani Guinier was a great success.

On November 11, 2015, FairTest honored Nancy Carlsson-Paige and Lani Guinier with the Deborah W. Meier Heroes in Education award. Lani Guinier is the Bennett Boskey Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and author of The Tyranny of the Meritocracy. Nancy Carlsson-Paige is co-founder of Defending the Early Years and Professor Emerita at Lesley University.

FairTest board member Deborah Meier presented the award to Nancy. NAACP-Legal Defense and Education Fund President presented the award to Lani Guinier.

Join FairTest in Honoring Karen Lewis and Leon Botstein

PLEASE JOIN

FairTest

IN HONORING

Karen Lewis and Leon Botstein

PRESENTATION OF

THE DEBORAH W. MEIER HEROES IN EDUCATION AWARD

 

Thursday, June 4, 2015, 6 – 8:30 PM

Julia Richman Education Complex, 317 East 67th Street, New York, NY

Beverages and hors d'oeuvres will be served

 

Help FairTest Grow the Testing Reform Movement

FairTest is a national hub for the test resistance and reform movement.  Every day, thousands of parents, educators, journalists and public officials use our web materials or contact our office for help. With your help, FairTest can meet the exploding demand for assistance and leadership. Together, we can build and sustain a vibrant movement and win major change.

Here are ways you can help:

Write to Senator Warren encouraging her to fight to reduce federal testing mandates.

Please send this letter to Senator Warren encouraging her to fight to reduce federal testing mandates and end test-based sanctions.

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Deb Meier's Holiday Wish

December 10, 2014

Roll Back Test Misuse & Overuse

 

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FairTest to honor Jonathan Kozol with Deborah W. Meier Hero in Education Award

UPDATE: May 20, 2013>>
FairTest ceremony awarding Kozol was a great success - you can help honor Jonathan

The May 9 event honoring Jonathan Kozol was a great success - excellent speeches, fine food, wonderful setting, and great people. You can still honor Jonathan and help FairTest by making a donation in his honor.

 

What a Year!

Dear Friend:

Thanks to your activism, 2012 has been a great year for the growing national assessment reform movement.  Now, FairTest needs your continued help to build greater momentum in 2013!

Just look at the numbers documenting several of our recent successes:

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